Strategic Partnerships

The Pilgrim Partnership

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We work in collaboration with The Pilgrim Partnership to deliver School Direct Initial Teacher Training programmes at West Herts Teaching School.

Pilgrim have successfully managed School Centred Initial Teacher Training courses for 14 years and have a proven track record of high    employment and career progression. Based in Bedford, Pilgrim also work in partnership with schools and Teaching Schools in and around Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, and Northamptonshire.

The University of Hertfordshire

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We work in collaboration with the University of Hertfordshire to deliver School Direct ITT programmes. We also work in collaboration on Research projects such as Enquire + and programmes such as MaST the Maths Specialist Teacher programme.



The Outstanding Leaders Alliance

Outstanding Leaders Alliance
In 2012 we were successfully awarded the license to deliver the Leadership Curriculum across the Eastern Region, by The National College of Teaching and Leadership. We work in partnership with Best Practice Network and Strategic Partners based in Hertfordshire, Essex, Luton and Thurrock to ensure our programmes are accessible for leaders across the entire region.     Together we formed: The Outstanding Leaders Alliance.

The Leadership Curriculum is a structured around three levels of leadership, each reflecting the different needs and challenges that leaders face as they progress and take on new roles and responsibilities.  To find out more, visit the Outstanding Leaders Alliance page.

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